Senate Bill 3817
116th Congress(2019-2020)
COVID–19 Pandemic Moment of Silence Act
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on May 21, 2020
Overview
Text
Introduced
May 21, 2020
Latest Action
May 21, 2020
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
3817
Congress
116
Policy Area
Health
Health
Primary focus of measure is science or practice of the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease; health services administration and funding, including such programs as Medicare and Medicaid; health personnel and medical education; drug use and safety; health care coverage and insurance; health facilities. Measures concerning controlled substances and drug trafficking may fall under Crime and Law Enforcement policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Hawaii
Massachusetts
Delaware
Illinois
Massachusetts
Minnesota
Montana
New Hampshire
New Jersey
Rhode Island
Virginia
Washington
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

COVID-19 Pandemic Moment of Silence Act

This bill directs the President to issue a proclamation calling on the people of the United States to observe a moment of silence on June 1, 2020, to honor the memory of the lives lost in the United States due to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic.

Text (1)
Actions (2)
05/21/2020
Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
05/21/2020
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
May 22, 2020 4:27:18 AM
Updated
Mar 25, 2021 9:31:43 PM